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2015-05-27 16:20:44

ATLANTA, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Delta Air Lines (NYSE:DAL) will present at the Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference at approximately 1:45 p.m.

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2015-05-27 13:39:23

Wounds discovered on a 430,000-year-old human skull discovered in Spain could indicate that the individual was one of the first-ever murder victims, according to a new study published in the May 27 edition of the open-access journal PLOS One.

2015-05-27 12:42:05

FAIRFAX, Va., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Geeknet, Inc.

2015-05-27 12:41:58

WASHINGTON and NEW YORK and LONDON, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As a leading provider of syndicated market research reports and solutions, MarketResearch.com is pleased to announce the addition

2015-05-27 12:41:45

Provider suggests key readiness steps and offers telecommunication tips for emergencies RIDGELAND, Miss., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- With the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season about

2015-05-27 12:41:43

Two More Teacher Workshops in June; Student Design Competition this Fall DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A new program sponsored by the

2015-05-27 12:41:39

Everyone Can Now Shape A Positive Online Image With Advanced Privacy Controls And Peer Reviews LOS ANGELES, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-05-27 12:41:18

Video technologies enhance organizational efficiencies and customer experiences SYRACUSE, N.Y., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- TERACAI

2015-05-27 12:41:12

HostGator customers can now shop for premium products to build, brand, and grow their online presence directly through their HostGator control panel HOUSTON, May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --

2015-05-27 12:41:02

62 percent have purchased third-party apps directly from Good to extend their enterprise mobile management deployments SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --


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The History Of Wearable Technology
2014-06-24 10:20:15

Wearable technology, which includes wearable devices, tech togs, and fashionable electronics, consists of articles of clothing and/or accessories that incorporate computer and advanced electronic technologies. Designs often incorporate practical functions and features, but may also have a purely critical or aesthetic agenda. Today, wearable devices are exploding onto the market, with everything from smart glasses (Google Glass) to smart watches (Samsung Galaxy Gear) on the rise. As for...

Android
2013-09-24 14:14:28

An android, also known as a synthetic organism, is a robot designed to look like a human, with emphasis on realistic skin and movement. The name “android” has been used in science fiction stories in many different ways. The Oxford English Dictionary found that the earliest use of the word Android was most likely in Ephraim Chambers' Cyclopaedia, which referred to St. Albertus Magnus’s alleged automaton as Androides. In US patents, the term first appears in 1863 referring to small...

Reid Hoffman
2013-09-19 09:30:28

Reid Hoffman, born August 5, 1967, is an American entrepreneur, venture capitalist and author. Hoffman is best known as the co-founder of LinkedIn, a social network used primarily for business connections and job searching. Hoffman was born in Stanford, California, the son of Deanna Ruth Rutter and William Parker Hoffman, Jr. and grew up in Berkeley, California. He attended high school at The Putney School, where he farmed maple syrup, drove oxen and studied epistemology. He graduated from...

Larry Page
2013-09-17 12:57:55

Lawrence "Larry" Page, born March 26, 1973 is an American computer scientist and Internet entrepreneur who is the co-founder of Google, alongside Sergey Brin. As of 2013, Page's personal wealth is estimated to be $23 billion (US), ranking him #20 on the Forbes 400 list of the 400 richest Americans. Page is the inventor of PageRank, the foundation of Google's search ranking algorithm, and he and Brin own approximately 16 percent of Google's stock. Page was born in East Lansing, Michigan....

Bill Gates
2013-09-17 12:44:24

William Henry "Bill" Gates III, Born October 28, 1955 is an American business magnate, investor, programmer, inventor and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and Co-founder of Microsoft, the world’s largest personal-computer software company. He Co-founded Microsoft with Paul Allen. Bill Gates is consistently ranked in the Forbes list of the world's wealthiest people and was the wealthiest overall from 1995 to 2009 — excluding 2008, when he was ranked third. In 2011 he...

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begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.